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Freight Forwarder

We are a well-established company with over 32 years on the market and extremely pleased to have available within our vibrant sometimes, fast paced team a position further for an experienced multimodal import /export clerk.This role is an existing position suited for a person who has key essential attention to detail, takes pride in their level of work and someone who would enjoy data inputting in various varieties and dealing with paperwork, Customs entries relating to importing / exporting cargo around the world.As an import/export clerk, you will be working closely with other members of the team to support the day-to-day processes and procedures of our freight department.

Main duties and responsibilities
Process freight shipmentsBookingsCustoms EntriesMonitor arrival ensuring client updates are providedPrepare and transmit customs entriesEnsuring any duty and vat are charged prior delivery.Ensuring files fully charged out and budgeted on our system prior delivery .Plan and arrange import deliveriesMaking sure with the customer that the shipping line or merchant haulier has achieved delivery on time !!Work closely with team members to ensure customer service levels are maintainedUpdate internal order management system
Person specification

A good knowledge of the freight industryExcellent attention to detailStrong IT skillsPunctualityAbility to perform under pressureAble to use initiative and organize own workloadCreative approach to problem solving and to thinking outside the box
Salary: depends on experience, but negotiable .Office based 9:00 hrs- 17:30 hrs or alternately 08.30 hrs until 17.00 hrs.20 days off + holiday banksSouthport Merseyside initially for training , possibly 2 or 3 months , dependingOn candidate ability.Applicants outside the district are welcome as far as Manchester as long as prepared to undergoTraining at Birkdale in the start up stage .. Modes of transport ; all preferable, or mainly sea / air if not fully intermodal.

Southport, England, UK